Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 151 155 164
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 11 58 93
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.37% 1.29% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.47% 4.86% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 41 86
Median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -9.64%
10th Percentile £40,000 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £48,750 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.33% - -5.06%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 746 1,194 1,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 25.08% 26.65% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 627 1,049 1,539
Median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +8 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Bradford +11 5 £43,000 -4.44%
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (81.82%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) System Testing
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (27.27%) Change Management
7 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (27.27%) Secure Coding
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (9.09%) Line Management

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) CMS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) EPiServer Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) Secure Coding
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSD
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau